Living The Equestrian Dream
We have seen very few properties come up for sale in recent years that are so completely fitted out for horses. If you ride, train or show horses - or simply love having these amazing animals around you - then you owe yourself a peek at this wonderful 80 acre approx, boutique property.
Originally created for a family with a passion for horses, this extensive lifestyle property captures the true essence of the rural idyll. The recently modernised homestead is some 83 squares approx and has been designed with entertaining in mind.
Set within tranquil gardens, is the extensive 4 bedroom plus study home including full master retreat, bathroom ensuites to all bedrooms; 3 with walk in robes, large open plan living with open fire place featuring full gourmet style kitchen with induction hob and dishwasher, meals and living area with 12' ceilings, large windows and garden vistas; adjoining home theatre room; entrance hall with cloak room, large laundry and powder room. Open fire places are throughout together with ducted heating, evaporative cooling, intercom and alarm system. A huge, double car garage turns into a large event space for gatherings and functions with a built in bar. A large verandah encompasses the property providing shade and various outdoor seating areas to be enjoyed whilst entertaining or in quieter times in which to enjoy the tranquil surrounds.
Self Contained Apartment
Fully self contained adjacent to the homestead, with 2 bedrooms, living area, kitchen and laundry. Used for entertaining or additional guest or staff accommodation, may provide opportunity for Bed and Breakfast accommodation, STCA.
Outdoor all weather sand based arena (65m x 30m approximately)
Indoor training facility/multi-purpose shed (33m x 19m approximately)
Stallion yard, tubular steel framed (5' high) with attached stable and holding yard.
5 concrete floor and wood lined stables with individual draining system
2 walk in walk out loose boxes, constructed of double stone with attached post and rail yards
4 Bay tack up area
European style show tack room
Under cover purpose built concreted wash bay
4 paddocks complete with shelter sheds
3 paddocks complete with Pony Stables
Electric fencing throughout
Automatic water troughs
Lake Side Cabin
A cabin situated on the lake edge.
Work shed of 12m x 5m with steel topped bench and ample storage.
Hay shed with a capacity of 1000 bales.
3 bay machinery shed adjoining kennel facility
Large shed holding six indoor/outdoor kennels including sinks, water and storage area. This is attached to the Machinery shed.
Bore water through to Dam and Lake powered by an electric pump.
25,000 litre water storage spread over 3 tanks which waters a portion of the garden
Bio-cycle watering also watering a portion of the garden
Dual entry to property with access for trucks and machinery
Located within 5 minutes of the Lara township and Ring Road, 40 minutes by freeway to Melbourne CBD, 20 minutes to central Geelong, 10 minutes to Avalon Airport. Lara is a burgeoning rural township with a demographic mix of families, professional and retirees. Facilities include shopping centre, pre, primary and secondary schooling, medical centre and leisure facilities including pool, pony club, golf course, football ground and nearby Elcho Park, Serendip Sanctuary and You Yangs State Forest. The Lara Railway station provides rail links between Geelong and Melbourne, and a regular bus service operates to central Geelong.